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heracleifolia 'Blue Dwarf'

Heracleifolia type with an unusually dwarf habit. Silvery-blue hyacinth-like flowers, glaucous foliage.

Group: Heracleifolia group
Approximate height: 0.5 or less metres
Flowering period(s): Jul Aug Sep
Aspect: Sunny
Pruning: Hard prune (Group 3)
Raised by: Kozo Sugimoto
Country of origin: Japan
Parentage: Selection from heracleifolia
Other name(s): None known

Further detail:

Flower diameter: 1-2cm
Tepals: 4; strongly recurved towards tip